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 2021-06-23 00:47 

Hawaii News Now

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WHO: More evidence needed on COVID-19 vaccines in children...

The WHO states more evidence is needed before it will make any recommendations on vaccinating children against COVID-19....

 2021-06-23 00:46 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Hawaii's Keoni Diggs embraces the 'journey' that has led him to Bellator 261 showdown against featherweight contender Daniel Weichel...

Nine months after making a big splash in Bellator's lightweight division, Hawaii's Keoni Diggs makes his return this Friday at Bellator 261 on a mission to shake up the featherweight ra......

 2021-06-23 00:40 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Halawa Correctional Facility has 9 new cases of COVID-19, all recently transferred inmates from Hilo jail...

The Halawa Correctional Facility had nine positive COVID-19 test results out of 20 inmates tested, the Department of Public Safety said in a news release this afternoon....

 2021-06-23 00:39 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Guam launching COVID-19 vaccine tourism program...

The program is aimed at jump-starting Guam's tourism industry which has suffered from a decline in travel amid the coronavirus pandemic....

 2021-06-23 00:33 

Hawaii News Now

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Former 'Bow Leo Koloamatangi and KO Bros scouting set to host lineman camp this weekend...

Former University of Hawaii offensive lineman,Leo Koloamatangi and his scouting service, KO Bros are set to host 'The Arrival" lineman camp this weekend at Farrington High School....

 2021-06-23 00:24 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Saudi operatives who killed Jamal Khashoggi received paramilitary training in U.S....

WASHINGTON > > Four Saudis who participated in the 2018 killing of the Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi received paramilitary training in the United States the previous year under a contract approved by the State Department, according to documen...

 2021-06-23 00:23 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Road work to cause lane closures on Kauai...

Portions of roads in Waimea will close on Wednesday, June 23, while road resurfacing work is underway, the Kauai Department of Public Works (DPW) announced....

 2021-06-23 00:21 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Maui Humane Society reaches capacity, needs nearly 400 animals to be adopted...

The Maui Humane Society (MHS) is expressing an urgent need for its animals to be adopted as the facility reaches critical capacity....

 2021-06-23 00:05 

West Hawaii Today

Police looking for 17-year-old Ka'u girl...

Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating a 17-year-old girl from Ka'u who was reported as a runaway....

 2021-06-23 00:00 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Almost 900 Secret Service employees were infected with COVID-19...

WASHINGTON > > Roughly 900 U.S. Secret Service employees tested positive for the coronavirus, according to government records obtained by a government watchdog group....

 2021-06-22 23:56 

Hawaii News Now

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Need a new passport? Kahului Post Office can help at an upcoming event...

With travel demand up, Kahului post office will be holding another 'Passport Fair' for new applicants....

 2021-06-22 23:53 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Thousands of Hilo customers temporarily lose power after independent power producer goes offline...

Hawaiian Electric reported that approximately 11,356 customers were without power in parts of Hilo due to an independent power producer going offline temporarily....

 2021-06-22 23:35 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

House will form new committee to investigate Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol attack...

WASHINGTON > > House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told Democratic colleagues today that she is creating a new committee to investigate the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol, according to a person familiar with her remarks....

 2021-06-22 23:34 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Portion of Kamehameha Hwy. scheduled to close for Pearl Harbor rail station work...

All lanes of Kamehameha Highway between Radford Drive and Center Drive are scheduled to close beginning this weekend....

 2021-06-22 23:23 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Hawaii Health & Harm Reduction Center & 30th Anniversary of the Honolulu AIDS Walk...

Honolulu (KHON2) The Hawaii Health & Harm Reduction Center is marking the 30th Anniversary of the Honolulu AIDS Walk by highlighting its impact on the community and opportunities to ra......

 2021-06-22 23:18 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Ohana Men's Clinic For Mens Health Month...

June is National Men's Health Month, a campaign to encourage men to seek early detection and treatment of health conditions. The goal is to achieve improved health outcomes in men, which in t......

 2021-06-22 23:16 

Hawaii News Now

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Watch 'This is Now': LG thinks state will open up widely in coming weeks...

Watch "This is Now" live from the HNN Digital Center weekdays on KHNL or across Hawaii News Now's platforms online and on mobile....

 2021-06-22 23:05 

West Hawaii Today

Hawaii detects community spread of COVID-19 delta variant...

HONOLULU — The so-called COVID-19 delta variant, which was first detected in India, is spreading in Hawaii, state health officials said Tuesday....

 2021-06-22 23:05 

West Hawaii Today

Hawaii officials disagree about when to drop travel testing...

HONOLULU — Uncertainty remains about when Hawaii will drop its requirement for vaccinated travelers to have negative coronavirus test results so they can avoid quarantine after arriving in the state....

 2021-06-22 23:05 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Hawaii's airports to receive $144 million in federal funding...

Hawaii airports will receive more than $144 million in new federal funding from the American Rescue Plan....

 2021-06-22 23:05 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Russia details exercise near Hawaii to destroy a carrier strike group...

The Russian Ministry of Defense said in a recap of its naval and air exercise off Hawaii that it practiced "destroying the aircraft carrier strike group of the mock enemy" and delivering a simulated strike with cruise missiles against "critica...

 2021-06-22 23:04 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Kaukau 4 Keiki asks for community support due to overwhelming demand for summer meals...

Kaukau 4 Keiki, which provides easier access to healthy foods for children living in rural areas, is asking for the public's help to meet the overwhelming demand for summer meals....

 2021-06-22 23:02 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Go Johnny Go: Dolphins and You...

Originated on the Westside of Oahu nearly thirty years ago, 'Dolphins and You' has been become a fabulous adventure for tourists and locals alike. It all started with two kayaks in Makua Bay ......

 2021-06-22 22:59 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

UH scientists study whether blue coral's 'secret' sunscreen may save reefs...

The Hawaiian blue rice coral may reveal important clues as to how some corals might weather climate change, according to scientists from the University of Hawaii at Manoa and the Smithsonian Instit......

 2021-06-22 22:58 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Local Musician, Evan Khay Releases New Single "Let You Know"...

Honolulu (KHON2) Local singer and songwriter, Evan Khay is releasing new music on behalf of his fans. Local musician and producer, Evan Khay is bringing the music to homes across ......

 2021-06-22 22:54 

Hawaii News Now

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House will form new committee to investigate Jan. 6 attack...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi made the announcement at a private leadership meeting Tuesday. The person spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the private remarks....

 2021-06-22 22:45 

Hawaii News Now

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Austin backs change in military sex assault prosecution...

In a statement, obtained by The Associated Press, Lloyd Austin said he supports taking sexual assault and related crimes away from the chain of command, and let independent military lawyers handle them....

 2021-06-22 22:45 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

As passengers return to air travel, bad behavior skyrockets...

Air travel can be difficult in the best of times, with cramped planes, screaming babies, flight delays and short tempers....

 2021-06-22 22:42 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Hawaii airports set to receive over $144M in federal funding...

More funding is coming to Hawaii airports following the recent passing of the American Rescue Plan in March....

 2021-06-22 22:40 

West Hawaii Today

16 Big Island drivers nabbed for suspected DUI...

Big Island police arrested 16 motorists for suspected drunken driving June 14 and Sunday. Six of the drivers were involved in traffic crashes....

 2021-06-22 22:34 

Hawaii News Now

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Hawaii's unemployment rate declined in May, but remained above national average...

Among all counties, Oahu had the lowest unemployment rate in May at 7.1%....

 2021-06-22 22:32 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Tokyo Olympics within reach for Ann Arbor teen who smashed HS record...

Breakout phenom Hobbs Kessler is getting ready to become the first Michigan high school student to run in the Olympic track and field trials since 1932....

 2021-06-22 22:31 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Hawaiian Airlines flight turns around after passenger was reported to be 'coughing continuously'...

A Hawaiian Airlines flight heading to Las Vegas turned back to Hawaii on Monday night so that an elderly passenger who had been coughing continuously could receive medical attention....

 2021-06-22 22:20 

West Hawaii Today

DOH: 49% of Big Island population vaccinated for COVID-19...

More than 216,150 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered on the Big Island, with nearly 6,000 of those shots going into arms since June 16....

 2021-06-22 22:05 

Hawaii News Now

[ KGMB/KHNL ]

Hawaii reports 20 new COVID cases; no additional fatalities...

Meanwhile, the state says that at least 57% of Hawaii's population is now fully vaccinated while 62% have gotten at least one dose....

 2021-06-22 22:04 

West Hawaii Today

Big Island reports 5 new COVID-19 cases...

Five new COVID-19 cases was reported by state health officials Tuesday on the Big Island, bringing the total case tally to 3,211 since late-February 2020....

 2021-06-22 22:03 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Next-day appointments now available on Oahu for license, state ID renewals...

Need to renew your driver's license or state ID? The City and County of Honolulu's Department of Customer Services is now allowing limited next-day appointments at its Kapalama Driver Licensi......

 2021-06-22 21:55 

Hawaii News Now

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US gives more asylum-seekers waiting in Mexico another shot...

The U.S. Homeland Security Department says thousands of asylum-seekers whose claims were dismissed or denied under a Trump administration policy that forced them to wait in Mexico for their court hearings will be allowed to return for another chance at hu...

 2021-06-22 21:55 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Hawaii reports 20 new coronavirus cases; 57% of state's population now fully vaccinated...

Hawaii Department of Health officials reported 20 new confirmed and probable coronavirus infections today, bringing the state's total since the start of the pandemic to 37,387 cases....

 2021-06-22 21:54 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Fauci: Delta variant 'greatest threat' to eliminating COVID-19...

As in the United Kingdom, White House Chief Medical Adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci said the US faces possible localized coronavirus surges due to the Delta variant....

 2021-06-22 21:49 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Hawaii reports 20 new coronavirus cases...

There are nine new coronavirus cases on Oahu, five on the Big Island, one on Kauai, three on Maui and two Hawaii residents that were diagnosed out-of-state....

 2021-06-22 21:39 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Elderly penguin gets custom shoes to help with arthritis at St. Louis Zoo...

A St. Louis Zoo penguin wearing specially-made shoes is a rare sight — so it's no surprise that a visitor's Facebook post about the footwear has sparked more than 9,000 likes....

 2021-06-22 21:20 

Hawaii News Now

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Emmy Awards will replace 'actor' or 'actress' with 'performer' at their request...

The Television Academy's Board of Governors announced the changes this week....

 2021-06-22 21:15 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

How Big Tech created a data 'treasure trove' for police...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. > > When U.S. law enforcement officials need to cast a wide net for information, they're increasingly turning to the vast digital ponds of personal data created by Big Tech companies via the devices and online services that have hooke...

 2021-06-22 21:08 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Bill aims to close sentencing gap between crack and cocaine...

The Senate Judiciary Committee examined the Equal Act Tuesday, a bill that would make federal sentencing of crack and cocaine the same....

 2021-06-22 21:03 

Hawaii News Now

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Connecticut governor signs recreational marijuana into law...

Gov. Ned Lamont on Tuesday signed a bill making Connecticut the 19th state to legalize recreational use of marijuana, which remains an illegal drug under federal law....

 2021-06-22 21:02 

Hawaii News Now

[ KGMB/KHNL ]

Biden pushes effort to combat rising tide of violent crime...

President Joe Biden is expected to announce a partnership between federal law enforcement and local police to help combat a rising tide of violent crime....

 2021-06-22 21:01 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Way 2 Go! Iolani School...

Way 2 Go to a special group of Iolani students....

 2021-06-22 21:00 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Judge tosses most claims over clearing protesters in Lafayette Square...

WASHINGTON > > A federal judge dismissed most claims filed by activists and civil liberties groups who accused the Trump administration of violating the civil rights of protesters who were forcefully removed by police before then-President Donald Trump wa...

 2021-06-22 20:59 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

BBB: Travel insurance...

HONOLULU (KHON2) — Many big travel plans that people made for 2020 were upended by the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic. Now, those plans are being rescheduled and some are looking to see......

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